from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. the ancient Irish laws, -- unwritten, like the common law of England. They were abolished by statute of Edward III.
- n. See under Brehon.
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Brehon Laws (Master of the Rolls Series) 1, (1865); II (1869); III
Museum, and in the Bodleian Library at Oxford, O'Curry transcribed eight volumes full of the so-called Brehon Laws containing 2,906 pages, and O'Donovan nine more volumes containing 2,491 pages.